Bright scarlet double or semi-double flowers similar to dahlias on sturdy 3 ft stems perfect for cutting. Can be direct sown in the garden after last frost or started indoors 6-8 weeks earlier. Plant 1/16"-1/4" deep and keep moist and warm to promote germination in 5-10 days.
Zinnia elegans 'Scarlet Flame', Zinnia (red)
Height 3'. Spread 12". Scarlet blooms summer to frost. Direct sow or start indoors. Germination: No pre-treatment.